Budget 2015: National Skills Mission

“Budget 2015: Industry upbeat over National Skills Mission”   News source: The Economic Times   Budget 2015 has brought in more good news than bad. A recent article published in the Economic Times talks elaborately about the Indian government’s plans on investing in the National Skills Mission. This particular mission will be dedicated towards enhancing […]

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Paper Qualifications: losing relevance?

News source: www.establishment.com   Singapore’s Prime Minister, Mr. Lee Hsien Loong talks about making a shift from “paper qualifications” to actual work skills.   In his National Day Rally address last year, Mr. Loong talked about pushing all Singaporeans towards higher development and better employment. The government is putting its best foot forward in helping citizens […]

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How to Hire the Best Candidate, Faster? (Part II)
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In our previous post we discussed “Why Hiring is Such a Pain Today? (Part I)“. In spite of access to technology and manpower, hiring pains have not come down and at the same time thousands of recruitment firms ran out of business because they could simply not deliver. This post is a follow up (Part […]

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Luck or Skill. Which would you rather have?
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I’ve always wondered growing up, whether I have any innate talent at anything or not. All I ever did was listen to people who had more experience than I had, take some decisions, work hard and get the results that I wanted. So looking back at all those good years, I can say that I […]

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